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Workshop - Paid [clear filter]
Thursday, August 17

11:30am PDT

Building a Laminar HEPA Flow Hood DIY HANDS ON
Need to build a laminar and waiting around for an easy DIY workshop? Here you go! Watch as staff and participants quickly piece together a small portable flow hood that will be used for years to come at the festival and learn how to design and procure the parts and filters you will need.

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Tradd Cotter

Tradd Cotter is a microbiologist, professional mycologist, and organic gardener, who has been tissue culturing, collecting native fungi in the Southeast, and cultivating both commercially and experimentally for more than twenty-two years. In 1996, he founded Mushroom Mountain... Read More →
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Mark Jones

Sharondale Mushroom Farm
Mark Jones operates Sharondale Mushroom Farm near Charlottesville, Virginia.  He grows gourmet and medicinal  mushrooms, mushroom spawn, and a diverse garden with small fruit, fiber, and flowering plants.  He teaches workshops about mushroom cultivation and designing perennial... Read More →

Thursday August 17, 2017 11:30am - 12:30pm PDT
Telluride High School Cafeteria 721 W Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
Friday, August 18

10:00am PDT

Media Preparation for Cultivating Mushrooms on Straw and Other Agricultural Byproducts
Many mushrooms can be cultivated on straw and agricultural by-products (pleurotus, stropharia, psilocybe, calocybe, volvariella and many more). Come learn from this hands-on demo how to prepare the media for spawning and different techniques and containers that are species dependent. Taught by Festival STAFF Kris Holstrom, Peter McCoy

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Kris Holstrom

Tomten Farm
Kris Holstrom is the owner of Tomten Farm, a high altitude, off-grid, permaculture based research, demonstration and education farm at 9000’ near Telluride, Colorado. She consults on permaculture designs, edible and medicinal landscaping, school and community gardens through her... Read More →
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Peter McCoy

Radical Mycology
Peter McCoy is a founder and author of Radical Mycology, a grassroots organization and movement that teaches the means to easily work with mushrooms and other fungi for personal, societal, and ecological resilience. For the last 8 years, Radical Mycology has provided free resources... Read More →

Friday August 18, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am PDT
Elks Park 123 South Oak Street, Telluride, CO 81435